Travel back to 1944 to one of Europe’s bloodiest conflicts on this day trip from Brussels to Belgian's forested Ardennes region, site of World War II’s Battle of the Bulge. Pay your respects to fallen US soldiers at the Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Mardasson Memorial, travel along the former battle front and view abandoned German tanks. Hear war stories from your guide and see how one brave American general is immortalized in the city of Bastogne forever. Numbers are limited to six on this small-group tour.
• 13.5 hours
Leave Brussels in Belgium and visit Luxembourg to experience two different countries in one day! With a private guide, travel through the small country and explore its namesake capital on a walking tour. Stroll around the upper and lower city neighborhoods, and discover Luxembourg’s attractions such as Notre-Dame Cathedral, the Palace of the Grand Dukes and the UNESCO-listed historical center. Continue to Bastogne in Belgium to see the Mardasson Memorial that commemorates American soldiers who died during the Second World War’s Battle of the Bulge. The day’s itinerary is flexible and can be tailored to your interests.
• 11 hours
Learn all about the Battle of the Bulge -- the massive surprise German offensive near the end of World War II -- on this moving and enlightening private tour from Brussels. Travel along the former front line of the Battle of the Bulge, seeing memorials, monuments and preserved tanks. Visit the Henri Chapelle American Cemetery and the German military cemetery at Recogne. Witness the site of the Malmedy massacre and the stunning Mardasson Memorial to fallen American soldiers near Bastogne, as well as the cemetery where General Patton was laid to rest. Being on a private tour ensures more personal attention from your knowledgeable guide and a more relaxed, intimate experience.
• 12 hours
This full day tour will show you the combat lines during the battle of Bulge, both in the North (Belgium) and South (Luxembourg) Ardennes. Departing from Brussels, board your private luxury vehicle and drive along Liège towards Habiemont, Rahier and Cheneux. Stop in La Gleize to see the impressive Konigstiger tank. In Malmedy/Baugnez, lean more about this historical episode by exploring the Memorial of the 84 American prisoners. Your professional guide will take you to St Vith to see the monument for the "Warriors" before leading you to Clervaux with its castle fully refurbished. Then go to Wiltz where you will have a walking tour following the tracks of the fighting. Move on towards Luxembourg City and the US cemetery of Hamm. Your guide will drive you back to Bastogne where you will observe the blockhouse and the Mardasson Memorial among other historical points.
• 5 hours